Bunches of broccoli deemed too imperfect looking to be stocked on shop shelves have been ground up and turned into a powder by science agency CSIRO and agriculture group Hort Innovation. Every two tablespoons...

A fifth person has died after eating rockmelon contaminated with listeria. The fifth death was a Victorian man aged in his 80s. Victoria’s Deputy Chief Health Officer, Dr Brett Sutton, said last Friday...

Australian fruit producer Montague will be supplying Coles with Smitten apples for a second season. Montague first introduced Australia to Smittens in February 2017, an apple that blends Gala, Braeburn,...

The first stage of The Glen’s $460 million redevelopment in Melbourne’s south east has opened, incorporating a fresh food market hall. A new Aldi, Woolworths and Coles supermarkets join 60 boutique...

Children from regional and remote Australia are not eating nearly as many vegetables as they need, researchers from Edith Cowan University have found. The study, published online by the International Journal...

Demand for Australian fruit, especially mandarins, continues to increase in Thailand, on the back of targeted trade promotional campaigns like the annual ‘Australia Now! In Season’ initiative. ‘Australia...

Fresh produce producer Costa has announced a $60 million expansion for its mushroom production facility in Monarto, South Australia. The expansion will be supported by the South Australian state government...

Two Australian start-ups are tackling food wastage in Australia. Australian Food News looks at the case studies of RipeNear.Me and Yume: Unilever Continental teams up with RipeNear.Me Unilever’s Continental...

The Australian Federal Government has announced its response to the review of the Horticulture Code of Conduct. Announced by South Australian Senator, Anne Ruston, she said the government carefully considered...

Australian citrus exporters have had another record year. Between January and November 2016 total citrus exports were just under 220, 000 tonnes, equalling AUD $335 million in value. David Daniels from...